Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To reclaim; to demand the restoration of.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To reclaim; to demand the restoration of.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as revindicate. Imp. Dict.

Etymologies

Compare French revendiquer. See revenge. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For this reason a man may lawfully make a charge for the use of his house and, besides this, revendicate the house from the person to whom he has granted its use, as happens in renting and letting a house.

    The Political Ideas of St. Thomas Aquinas

  • For this reason a man may lawfully make a charge for the use of his house, and, besides this, revendicate the house from the person to whom he has granted its use, as happens in renting and letting a house.

    An Essay on Mediaeval Economic Teaching

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